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Getting MS SQL Table owner from vb

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Hi All,
I have database created when instalation. The database name and table owner create automatically as user entered.
I need to know the table owner using query so, I can use it for another query, because whenever I run the sql statement I always have to determine the table owner name. Example the sql statement like this:

select * from parameter

It is error, because the table parameter is not recognized. I have to write:

select * from user1.parameter.
User1 is the table owner. Whereas the table owner is not always user1.
Please Help.

Thanks
Veronika
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by:VRGultom
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I cancel this qustion. I have solve the problem. There is table sysobjects and sysusers in MS Sql to indentify the table owner.
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hakyemez earned 70 total points
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this query return your table OWNER name:
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select u.name
from   sysobjects as o ,sysusers as u
where  o.name='<your_table_name>' and
       o.uid=u.uid
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